Andrew Elmore Examines Employer Accountability in Amazon’s Subcontracting of Delivery Service Partners

Andrew Elmore (’02), Associate Professor of Law at University of Miami School of Law, was quoted in NewsDeal discussing how Amazon’s partnership with outside delivery drivers sidesteps employer costs and liabilities (“Amazon Work Rules Govern Tweets, Body Odour of Contract Drivers,” Apr. 21). “Amazon seems to want to have its cake and eat it too—to have all the control of an employment relationship, without bearing the costs. These documents provide an important signal to courts and to government agencies that this is a relationship to look at.”